The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America represents more than a half-million men and women
who provide the construction industry with productive, competitive, and expert work on a daily basis.
We equip our professional craftsmen with the elite skills that are demanded in today’s construction industry.
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UBC training is the hallmark of our union. Apprentices typically complete four years of study in theory, tools, installation procedures and safety measures before becoming journeymen. We also provide career-long skill upgrade training in both technical and leadership development.
UBC Leadership Training Builds Teams for a Stronger Future
Certified Rigger & Signaler Program Earns National Accreditation
Pro 10 Training Focuses on Professionalism for North Central States Members
UBC Training Official Tapped for National Advisory Panel
Newest ITC Facility Delivers Excellence in Training, Education, and Outreach
Click on the CITF link, at left, to learn more about our training. Take a virtual tour of our one-million-square-foot training campus, read about our custom curriculum development, find a regional training center, and more!
A UBC carpenter understands that he or she is expected to be productive every day with safe, productive, accurate work. Our professionals deliver on that reputation, so that UBC customers remain competitive and profitable.
UBC Members Score Big in Sports Venue Construction
Productivity and Positive Attitude Pays at Irving Refinery
Military Veterans Reach New Heights as UBC Canadian Scaffolders
Pacific Northwest Millwrights at Coulee Dam Take On World-Class Project
New England Apprentices Help "Boston Cares" Build Beds for Children in Need
Southern Carpenters and Millwrights Help Turk Power Plant Earn National Recognition
Millwrights Problem-Solve Under Extreme Conditions
NYC Carpenters Tackle Enormous Hudson Yards Project